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Webinar recording now available: Evidence-Based Librarianship. Building the Base as We Respond to the COVID-19 Pandemic / Infodemic

Our latest E4GDH SIG webinar highlighted two projects being undertaken by the Librarian Reserve Corps.

22 June 2021 | Evidence for Global and Disaster Health

E4GDH Webinar: Evidence-Based Librarianship. Building the Base as We Respond to the COVID-19 Pandemic/Infodemic

The Librarian Reserve Corps is an international volunteer network of over 140 medical and public health librarians from 14 countries, working in partnership with the World Health Organization in response to public health emergencies.

21 May 2021

Two new E4GDH resource guides: Finding the Evidence (Spanish) & Multilanguage tools for evidence based practice

We are pleased to announce our guide to resources for Global and Disaster Health is now available in Spanish, and we have a new guide on Multilanguage tools for evidence based practice.

8 May 2020 | Evidence for Global and Disaster Health

E4GDH & HBS webinar: Combating digital health inequality in the time of coronavirus

Coronavirus has highlighted as never before how being online is crucial to our lives. Those who most need support (including older and socially disadvantaged people) are least likely to be online. Community organisations, including libraries, have a crucial role in building digital inclusion and digital health literacy.

9 April 2020 | Evidence for Global and Disaster Health, COVID-19, Coronavirus

Finding the evidence: Coronavirus

Public Health England’s Knowledge and Library Services Team has collated this page of resources to help those working on the current coronavirus outbreak embed evidence-informed decision-making in their daily practice.

10 February 2020

IFLA WLIC 2020: our ‘increasing access to multi-language evidence’ lightning talk session.

Theme: "Engage, enable and connect in global and disaster health: increasing access to multi-language evidence". Our call for lightning talk proposals is now open, deadline: 16 March 2020.

10 February 2020 | Evidence for Global and Disaster Health

"Health Literacy": call for papers for our joint 2020 Satellite Meeting in Dublin

Health and Biosciences Libraries section and Evidence for Global and Disaster Health SIG are now inviting abstracts for our joint satellite meeting on 14 August in Dublin. We are delighted to be working with local partners The Health Sciences Libraries Group of the Library Association of Ireland.

7 February 2020 | Evidence for Global and Disaster Health

IFLA WLIC 2020: Joint 'Climate Change' session with WIL and ATINA

In partnership with the IFLA Women, Information and Libraries (WIL) Special Interest Group and the Access to Information Network – Africa (ATINA) SIG, we are inviting proposals for papers to be presented at our joint open session during the 2020 IFLA World Library and Information Congress in Dublin, Ireland.

1 February 2020

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